PPAI Magazine January 2024

Creative Calendar | Essentials If this calendar is helpful or if you have ideas for ways that we can better provide this information, email the editors at magazine@ppai.org February 10 NATIONAL UMBRELLA DAY 18 NATIONAL DRINK WINE DAY 27 NATIONAL STRAWBERRY DAY March 10 NATIONAL PACK YOUR LUNCH DAY 12 NATIONAL PLANT A FLOWER DAY 24 NATIONAL COCKTAIL DAY April 11 NATIONAL PET DAY 14 NATIONAL GARDENING DAY 18 NATIONAL EXERCISE DAY Exceptional Promotions NATIONAL NUTRITION MONTH Product idea: Keep your lunch and snacks fresh and cool for hours with the Bring Your Own: The Go Green Set, which includes the Osaka Bento Box and the Bento Cooler. The bento box is made of BPA-free plastic materials, includes a complete utensil set and is microwave-safe. The cooler has a PEVA heat-sealed lining, interior mesh compartment and plush neoprene top grab handle. Gemline / PPAI 113948, S11 / gemline.com SPECIAL OBSERVANCES CALL FOR NATIONAL PICKLEBALL MONTH Product idea: This JOOLA Essentials Pickleball Set comes with two paddles, two balls and a brandable JOOLA sling bag. The paddles have a fiberglass surface that provides great pop. This pickleball set is great for recreational players looking to play with family and friends. HIRSCH / PPAI 221823, S10 / hirschpromo.com Use these special occasions to ignite your imagination for relevant – and distinct – client promotions. Compiled by Kristina Valdez NATIONAL EMBROIDERY MONTH Product idea: Perfect for grocery stores and farmers markets, recipients can fold this Morph Sac StrawberryTote into its own strawberry-shaped drawstring pouch. Southern Plus / PPAI 110918, S4 southernplus.com PPAI • JANUARY 2024 • 13